Authority Website Case Study: Month 1 Update

New Side Hustle project: authority websiteIt’s been 30 days since I started my new side hustle; building an authority website from scratch with the goal of making $10,000 per month.So after 1 month, how are things going? Quick Navigation The Google sandboxthe results so farWord Count The Google sandboxBack in the day (like 20 years ago), it was possible to throw up a garbage website in 30 minutes, buy a bunch of spammy links to […]

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Authority Website Case Study: Month 0 Update

First steps to setting up an authority siteMy goal with this project is to document every step of the process from ground zero (no domain, no website) all the way up to when the site is making real income.In this post I’m going to do a brief outline of the steps I took to get my site up and running.I am not going to go into detail on each one of these steps.  There are […]

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New Main Side Hustle – Authority Website Project

Authority Website Side HustleMy main side hustle is selling physical products on Amazon.  This is a great money maker, netting me around $2,000 per month.  But there are a couple downsides.The first is that competition is growing like crazy.  Every day there are more competitors popping up trying to copy existing products and undercut them on price.  It’s a brutal race to the bottom and I can see the writing on the wall; in a […]

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Case Study: Simple Due Diligence before Buying a Flippa Website

how to perform due dilligence on a flippa website so you don't get scammed

How to Avoid Getting Scammed When Buying a Website from Flippa Flippa is a great place to buy a website or app that can be a cash cow.  There’s all sorts of websites available for sale from brand new websites for $50 all the way up to sites earning tens of thousands of dollars per month with price tags in the 6 figure range. However, most of the stuff you see on Flippa is absolute […]

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How to Scale Up Your Niche Site with Textbroker

text broker order platform showing cost per word and total cost for your order

Outsourcing the Grunt Work Creating a niche site as a side hustle can be a great way to earn some extra income on the side.  The best part is once you have the site built up, you don’t have to keep working on it to earn money.  It will make money around the clock, even when you’re asleep or at your day job. The hard part is getting to the point where your website is […]

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Flippa Niche Site Update

Amazon affiliate niche website earnings for 2016 and 2017

[fusion_text] Real Passive Income through  Niche Websites Way back in June 2016 I bought my first website on  This website is monetized through Amazon Affiliates and has mostly been on autopilot.  I experimented a little bit with buying links from a PBN (private blog network) which didn’t seem to help my search rankings at all.  I also spent about $100 on Textbroker to have some new articles created.  The articles were solid but haven’t really […]

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